Jill Dennison has penned an excellent post describing the tragedy surrounding the 2300 children brought across the southern U.S. border by illegal immigrants and ripped from their families. This tragedy was not brought to an end by Trump’s executive order earlier this week, and Jill is asking her American readers to stand up and be counted in the upcoming November elections. Amen!
Trump signed an executive order earlier this week that did … nothing. Nonetheless, that didn’t stop him from preening and patting himself on the back. While thousands of children remain terrified and separated from their parents, held in old warehouses, tent cities, and wherever the U.S. government can find room to stow them.
Administration officials admit that there is no immediate plan to reunite these children with their families. Melania Trump visits them wearing a jacket that says, “I don’t care, do U?” Fox television host Brian Kilmeade says we should not be concerned because “These aren’t our kids … it’s not like he is doing this to the people of Idaho or, uh, or, uh, Texas. These are people from another country.” Members of Congress, congressional candidates, and the press have been denied entry to tour the facilities. A senator was escorted from the premises by police…
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